Drink-driver must pay £492 and is banned from the road

A drink-driver has been ordered to pay £492 and been banned from driving for 12 months.

Wednesday, 7th December 2016, 3:04 pm
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:36 pm
Chesterfield magistrates' court.

Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Tuesday, December 6, how Richard Roberts, 47, of Beech Drive, Arkwright Town, was stopped outside his address where he failed a breath test.

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Roberts pleaded guilty to exceeding the alcohol drink-drive limit after the incident on November 16.

Magistrates fined Roberts £370 and he must pay £85 costs and a £37 victim surcharge. He was also banned from driving for a year.